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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1138606



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.


District: Cheshire East

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Spurstow

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 03-Aug-1984

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 56826

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2/67 Spurstow Smithy


Smithy, circa 1870, built as part of the Crewe Estate. Red brick in English Garden Wall Bond with blue tile roof. Single storey, 4 bays, 2-light cast iron lattice windows with stone sills and segmental arches. Carriage opening has bullnosed quoins, corbels and moulded stone padstones supporting timber opening lintel. Half-hipped gables, courses of shaped tiles in roof and diamond shaped ridge ventilators. Exposed plate and purlin ends at gable overhangs. West gable stack with heavy brick cap. Metal finial with Crewe Estate emblem to east gable. Interior: The west forge is still in use, the flue of the east forge goes to underside of roof but the stack has been removed and the opening tiled over. A cross-wall divides the forge and shoeing areas. Queen-post trusses support the roof.

Listing NGR: SJ5651556983

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National Grid Reference: SJ5651556983


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